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Pagbilao fishponds, Quezon Province


ASIAN WATERBIRD CENSUS

SITE/LOCALITY: Pagbilao Fishponds, Quezon
BARANGAY:
CITY: Pagbilao
PROVINCE: Quezon
ISLAND: Luzon

START DATE: 01/22/15
END DATE:
START TIME: 07:00 AM
TIME IN FIELD: 1

NAME OF BIRDER(REPORTER): Douglas Ball
OTHER BIRDERS PRESENT: Nina Lim, Des Cambaliza, Ronald Altamirano, 2 DENR (Florablanco [Flor], Christine [Tintin]), 5 others
# OF BIRDERS PRESENT: 11

ENVIRONMENT CONDITION: Overcast with thin cloud/haze; light breeze
TRIP NOTES: Asian Waterbird Census (Copy of competed AWC form submitted separately); the drained fishponds were near the Mangrove site and include in that site for AWC count;
however, given separately here since very different to actual mangrove
REFERENCE:

BIRDLIST
1. Quail sp. Coturnix sp. 2
2. Philippine Duck Anas luzonica 2
3. Yellow Bittern Ixobrychus sinensis 1
4. Purple Heron Ardea purpurea 3
5. Great Egret Ardea alba 7
6. Little Egret Egretta garzetta 17
7. Barred Rail Gallirallus torquatus 1
8. White-breasted Waterhen Amaurornis phoenicurus 6
9. Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus 4
10. Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus 126
11. Kentish Plover Charadrius alexandrinus 91
12. Common Redshank Tringa totanus 6
13. Marsh Sandpiper Tringa stagnatilis 1
14. Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos 2
15. Snipe sp. Gallinago sp. 4
16. Tern sp. Sternidae sp. 35
17. Collared Kingfisher Todiramphus chloris 4
18. Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis 1

 

 

Related Links:
Asian Waterbird Census 2004 | Barangay Baluarte, Bulacan | Cavite City Bay and Fishponds of Sta. Cruz
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